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3/17 @ 7:31 PM
chicagosymphony - Maestro Muti and the CSO receive a warm welcome from a full house at @WheatonCollege's Edman Memorial Chapel. https://t.co/kRiQOhV2gl
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chicagosymphony - Riccardo Muti and the CSO perform Beethoven's Piano Concerto 3 w/ Mitsuko Uchida & a world premiere by Samuel Adams. https://t.co/KU0aYoa6kF
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Guest Conductor Richard Egarr Makes His Utah Symphony Debut on an All-Bach ProgramGuest Conductor Richard Egarr Makes His Utah Symphony Debut on an All-Bach Program
March 22, 2017

On March 24 and 25 at 7:30 PM, guest conductor Richard Egarr takes to the podium, leading the Utah Symphony in an evening of music by Johann Sebastian Bach. Also featured on the program are Utah Symph... (more...)


California Symphony Presents the World Premiere of TANGLE EYE, 5/7California Symphony Presents the World Premiere of TANGLE EYE, 5/7
March 22, 2017

 Music Director Donato Cabrera leads the California Symphony in the world premiere of the newly-commissioned cello concerto, Tangle Eye, by its current Young American Composer-in-Residence, Dan Viscon... (more...)


Alan Gilbert Conducts Final Weeks with the NY PhilharmonicAlan Gilbert Conducts Final Weeks with the NY Philharmonic
March 22, 2017

Music Director Alan Gilbert begins his final weeks by leading the New York Philharmonic in Schoenberg's A Survivor from Warsaw and Beethoven's Symphony No. 9. The program juxtaposes the tragedy and op... (more...)


Philadelphia Youth Orchestra Students To Participate in 2017 NYO-USA at Carnegie HallPhiladelphia Youth Orchestra Students To Participate in 2017 NYO-USA at Carnegie Hall
March 22, 2017

Each summer, the country's most gifted young musicians are chosen by Carnegie Hall's Weill Music Institute to form the National Youth Orchestra of the United States (NYO-USA) of America. This year, se... (more...)


Cyrus Plays Elvis Presley in the 2016-2017 Hot Jazz SeriesCyrus Plays Elvis Presley in the 2016-2017 Hot Jazz Series
March 21, 2017

Chestnut's idea to connect between Elvis and Jazz is based on the Blues, Country and Gospel influences that are evident in Elvis's music. Presley's greatest hits receive exceptional interpretations by... (more...)


Rachelle Ferrell, Mac McAnally, Garland Jeffreys and More On-Sale at City Winery ChicagoRachelle Ferrell, Mac McAnally, Garland Jeffreys and More On-Sale at City Winery Chicago
March 21, 2017

City Winery Chicago, 1200 W. Randolph Street, announces back-to-back shows with Rachelle Ferrell, 6-time CMA Musician of The Year award-winner Mac McAnally returns to City Winery, NY Blues Hall of Fam... (more...)


Harry Bicket Conducts Handel's 'Ariodante' at Carnegie Hall, 4/30Harry Bicket Conducts Handel's 'Ariodante' at Carnegie Hall, 4/30
March 21, 2017

On Sunday, April 30 at 2:00 p.m., Harry Bicketconducts Handel's Ariodante at Carnegie Hall with acclaimed baroque orchestra The English Concert. In this concert presentation of Handel's brilliantly me... (more...)


Russian Crime Novelist and Political Dissident Boris Akunin to Take on HAMLET Off-BroadwayRussian Crime Novelist and Political Dissident Boris Akunin to Take on HAMLET Off-Broadway
March 21, 2017

The best-selling Russian crime fiction writer Boris Akunin's new stage adaptation of Shakespeare's HAMLET will debut this spring Off-Broadway when Red Lab Productions and Roust Theatre Company present... (more...)


Orchid Classics to Release RAVEL Featuring Pianist Stewart GoodyearOrchid Classics to Release RAVEL Featuring Pianist Stewart Goodyear
March 21, 2017

On May 5, 2017, Orchid Classics will release Ravel [ORC100061], featuring the critically-acclaimed Canadian pianist Stewart Goodyear performing works by the beloved French master. In his first recordi... (more...)


Jessie Mueller, Christopher Jackson, Will Chase, and Adrienne Warren to Perform with The New York PopsJessie Mueller, Christopher Jackson, Will Chase, and Adrienne Warren to Perform with The New York Pops
March 20, 2017

On April 21, 2017 at 8:00PM, The New York Pops, led by Music Director Steven Reineke, will continue its 34th season at Carnegie Hall's Stern Auditorium/Perelman Stage, by bringing to life the soundtra... (more...)


Arizona Musicfest's MUSIC ALIVE IN SUITE A-5 Continues Throughout the YearArizona Musicfest's MUSIC ALIVE IN SUITE A-5 Continues Throughout the Year
March 20, 2017

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Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra Presents PICTURES AT AN EXHIBITION, 3/31-4/2Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra Presents PICTURES AT AN EXHIBITION, 3/31-4/2
March 20, 2017

The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra presents master works from Mussorgsky, Ravel and Paganini during the BNY Mellon Grand Classics weekend, "Pictures at an Exhibition," March 31 and April 2 at Heinz Hal... (more...)


Esa-Pekka Salonen to Conduct Davies's FOREST, Stravinsky's FUNERAL SONG & Strauss's ALSO SPRACH ZARATHUSTRAEsa-Pekka Salonen to Conduct Davies's FOREST, Stravinsky's FUNERAL SONG & Strauss's ALSO SPRACH ZARATHUSTRA
March 20, 2017

The Marie-Josée Kravis Composer-in-Residence Esa-Pekka Salonen will conduct the New York Philharmonic in the U.S. Premiere of Tansy Davies's Forest, the New York Premiere of Stravinsky's recently redi... (more...)


Chicago And New York Lead Historic First Performances Of STRAVINSKY's Long Lost WorkChicago And New York Lead Historic First Performances Of STRAVINSKY's Long Lost Work
March 20, 2017

Stravinsky's early orchestral work Funeral Song—rediscovered in November 2015 after having been lost for 107 years—is celebrating its rebirth into the world with a packed debut tour, which so far incl... (more...)


Chicago Philharmonic Finishes 2016-17 With Compilation of Masterpieces and New Works, 4/9Chicago Philharmonic Finishes 2016-17 With Compilation of Masterpieces and New Works, 4/9
by Molly Tracy - March 20, 2017

The final concert in Chicago Philharmonic's 2016-2017 season explores the infinite diversity of love in all its forms. With guest conductor Gerhardt Zimmermann, Paths of Passion features the technical... (more...)


2CELLOS Release New Video For Iconic Song 'Now We Are Free' From The Film, Gladiator2CELLOS Release New Video For Iconic Song 'Now We Are Free' From The Film, Gladiator
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March 17, 2017

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by Kevin Pollack - March 15, 2017

James Levine, Christoph Eschenbach, Gustavo Dudamel, Susanna Malkki, Kent Nagano, a "virtual" Esa-Pekka Salonen, and three conductors making Chicago Symphony Orchestra debuts take the podium.  (more...)